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Daily News Digest:03 February 2021

FIRST HUMAN MILK BANK

On February 5, 2021, Kerala is going to open its first Human Milk Bank (HMB) at the Ernakulam general hospital by the Health Minister of Kerala, KK Shailaja.

CENTRE FOR WETLAND CONSERVATION AND MANAGEMENT ESTABLISHED

A Centre for Wetland Conservation and Management (CWCM) has been established. It has been established at the National Centre for Sustainable Coastal Management(NCSCM), Chennai, an institution under the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change.

STARDUST 1.0 LAUNCHED

On Jan 31st, Stardust 1.0 was launched from Loring Commerce Centre in Maine, US. It has become the 1st commercial space launch powered by biofuel, which is non-toxic for the environment as opposed to traditionally used rocket fuels. It is a launch vehicle good for students and budget payloads.

TWO LAKH 87 THOUSAND CRORE RUPEES OUTLAY PROPOSED FOR JAL JEEVAN MISSION (URBAN) IN BUDGET

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharamann announced an outlay for Jal Jeevan Mission(Urban). The Jal Jeevan Mission (URBAN) has been designed to provide universal coverage of water supply to all households through functional taps in all four thousand 378 statutory towns.

The estimated gap in urban household tap connections is around two crore 68 lakh, which is proposed to be covered under Jal Jeevan Mission (URBAN).

UNION MINISTERS JOINTLY LAUNCH UNIFIED WEB PORTAL FOR MONITORING PROGRESS OF GOBARDHAN ACTIVITIES

Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar, Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, Animal Husbandry Minister Giriraj Singh, Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat and Minister of State for Jal Shakti Rattan Lal Kataria jointly launched a unified web portal for monitoring the progress of GOBARDHAN activities across the nation.

Gobardhan is an important component of Swachh Bharat Mission Phase-2 for organic solid waste management. Gobardhan pilot project will prove to be an important and useful step in cleanliness.

AERO INDIA-2021 ORGANIZED

The Ministry of Defence organized the 13th edition of Aero India which will be held from February 3 to 7, 2021 at Air Force Station Yelahanka (Karnataka).

Aero India exhibition is organized every alternate year. It is one of the major exhibitions for aerospace and defence industries with a public air show.

DALAI LAMA WROTE THE LITTLE BOOK OF ENCOURAGEMENT

Dalai Lama the Tibetan spiritual leader has come out with his new book titled ‘The Little Book of Encouragement’.

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